While educators often focus on class behavior as a measure of student engagement, a new study finds subtler facets of engagement can be harder to flag but just as critical for their long-term academic success.
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June 06, 2013
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June 03, 2013
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May 28, 2013
In a revamped version of an NCLB waiver application, nine California districts would rate schools heavily on social and emotional factors and school climate.
May 23, 2013
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May 15, 2013
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May 09, 2013
A proposed change to ESEA would allow money set aside for teacher and principal training to be used specifically for social and emotional learning programs.
May 07, 2013
The 16 Race to the Top district winners will pair with community partners to work on social, emotional, and behavioral lessons.
March 18, 2013
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